Cal Esports


Grand Opening of the Cal Esports Community Center on Monday, August 27 at 3:00pm.

The opportunity to purchase Playing Blocks and register for ggLeap accounts will begin on Tuesday, August 21 – Sunday, August 26 from 3:00pm – 12:00am only onsite at the Cal Esports Community Center.

Cal Esports redefines what it means to be a collegiate student-athlete and gamer at UC Berkeley. Our program is built on community, competition, social responsibility, wellness and lifelong learning.


Cal Esports Community Center

The Cal Esports Community Center is built on a foundation of community, competition, wellness, lifelong learning and social good. The multi purpose facility is open to registered Cal students, faculty and staff.

Intramural Esports

The Intramural Esports League of Legends Intramural Sports program is open for Cal Students of all levels. Competitions will be held at the Cal Esports Community Center

Collegiate Teams

Over 90 collegiate student-athletes currently represent UC Berkeley at national and international competitions.

Casual Gaming Clubs

Through the LEAD Center, Cal has a wide variety of active clubs and student groups on campus that engage the gaming community. From game design to casual play, there is a club for everyone.

Lifelong Learning

UC Berkeley offers student-lead credited courses that focus on a holistic approach to gaming. All courses are part of the DeCal program and are monitored by designated faculty members.



Customized sponsorships available for the collegiate student-athlete teams and community programming.

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